DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Harness Racing Commission
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The Delaware Harness Racing Commission (DHRC), pursuant to 3 Del.C. §10005, proposes to change DHRC Rules 3, 5 and 8. The Commission will hold a public hearing on the proposed rule changes on January 9, 2007. Written comments should be sent to Hugh J. Gallagher, Administrator of Harness Racing, Department of Agriculture, 2320 S. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE 19901.
The proposed changes are for the purpose of updating the rules to reflect current policies, practices and procedures. For example, Rule 3 updates position titles and outdated practices, Rule 5 adds new language requiring the use of safety vests, and Rule 8 updates drug testing procedures and trainer responsibilities.